UALR’s Guitar Ensemble will present its fall concert Monday, Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall. The program will begin with a classical guitar duo performing works from the English Renaissance, followed by two pieces by Spain’s most celebrated composers, Isaac Albeniz and Enrique Granados. Then a trio will perform two of J.S. Bach’s Sinfonias.The second half of the concert will be performed by the student jazz guitar ensemble, with the addition of electric bass and percussion accompaniment. This ensemble will perform three compositions by UALR professor and director of guitar studies Michael Carenbauer.
UALR’s Gospel Chorale will hold a concert Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 7:30 in Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall.
This concert will feature contemporary and traditional gospel repertoire: “O How Precious” by Kathy Taylor, “Let Everything That Hath Breath” by Florida A&M, and “Total Praise” by Richard Smallwood, along many other selections. The choir is under the direction of Dr. Sharon Young and is accompanied by an instrumental ensemble.
Admission to all three concerts is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the music department at 569-3294.